Mr Alan Harlick obtained his 5th Dan black belt in 2016. He began training with Mr Robert Muir (Muir’s Taekwondo) in 1990 at the Helensvale Gold Coast branch.
Prior to his interest in Taekwondo, Mr Harlick was a competitive runner completing several long distance events including 6 marathons, both local and national levels.
Mr Harlick began as an instructor in 1997 at the Helensvale branch and later at AB Patterson College. Over the past 10 years he has taught self defence classes to youth groups and community groups around the Gold Coast, highlighting the need and awareness for self defence.